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Inventor HSM CAD/CAM

Inventor HSM

2.5D, 3D, 5-axis

The complete design-to-manufacturing solution with professional-grade CAD and CAM.

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2.5D, 3D, 5-axis

Advanced CNC milling and turning solutions fully integrated with SOLIDWORKS.

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Fusion 360 CAD/CAM

Fusion 360


Cloud-based 3D CAD/CAM tool connecting your entire product development process.

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What's new

Adaptive clearing

Roughing strategy for high-volume material removal. (video: 5:13 min.)

AnyCAD with Inventor HSM

CAD interoperability solution to reduce file translations.

Modern architecture

Distributed CAM and multiprocessor/multicore support.

Top benefits

Get a better CAD/CAM solution

Whether your design tool of choice is Inventor, SOLIDWORKS, or Fusion 360, we have a CAM solution that integrates with your preferred workflow.

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    Seamless workflow

    Use familiar workflows and navigation tools.

    Model associativity

    Design changes get instantly updated on toolpaths.

    Manage fewer files

    No more file import/export and translations.

Work faster

Reduce programming time from hours to minutes and update toolpaths for a multipart setup with Autodesk CAM solutions.

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    Distributed CAM

    Use idle computers on the local network.

    Multicore and 64-bit support

    Work with large models and complex toolpaths.

    Rapid CNC code

    Generates up to 400,000 lines of code per second.

Produce quality parts

Get the CNC code you need to turn your designs into high-quality, finished parts—without compromising full integration, ease-of-use, and speed.

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    Advanced toolpath strategies

    Minimize tool travel and overall cycle time.

    Simulation and verification tools

    Simulate tool speed, direction, visibility, and more.

    Customizable postprocessor

    Edit posts for your CNC machine for best results.

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Preferred CAM for Inventor

Inventor HSM

3-axis milling, 3+2 positioning, and turning applications. Includes Inventor Professional CAD software.

Also available:

Inventor HSM Pro

Advanced 3-axis through 5-axis milling and turning applications. Includes Inventor CAD software.

Student or educator? Get a free 3-year license

Inventor HSM Express

Professional 2.5-axis milling and drilling applications. Requires Inventor.


Preferred CAM for SOLIDWORKS

HSMWORKS Professional

3-axis milling, 3+2 positioning, and turning applications. Requires SOLIDWORKS.

Also available:


Advanced 3-axis through 5-axis milling and turning applications. Requires SOLIDWORKS.

Student or educator? Register with your .edu email on the trial page.


Professional 2.5-axis milling and drilling applications. Requires SOLIDWORKS.

Support & learning

  • CAM learning resources

    Get product-specific or general CAM help, with forums, tutorials, and more.

  • CAM forum

    Get product help from other users, or explore CAD/CAM discussion threads.

  • CAM Handbook

    Learn about the fundamentals of computer numerical control (CNC) machining.

  • CAM TV on YouTube

    Learn from videos, post your latest CAM project, or see what others are up to.

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